However nonetheless not for campers within the U.S.
The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup nonetheless eludes us right here within the U.S., however right here’s a have a look at the most recent luxurious ideas for the good open air elsewhere.
Mercedes-Benz is introducing two new camper ideas for its X-Class pickup on the 2018 Caravan, Motor, Touristik (CMT) present in Stuttgart, Germany, this month.
CMT is now in its 50th yr and is the world’s largest public exhibition for tourism and leisure. The camper van ideas will debut together with the corporate’s newest Marco Polo campers which are based mostly on its V-Class vans.
“The X-Class matches seamlessly into our established product vary. We’re proud to introduce the primary camper van resolution approaches along with Tischer and VanEssa on the CMT, simply two months after the car’s launch,” stated Volker Mornhinweg, Mercedes-Benz Vans honcho, in a press release. “We’re additionally persevering with to develop our personal journey vans and leisure automobiles—with optimistic buyer suggestions. Our latest arrival specifically, the Marco Polo Horizon, is proving very fashionable and has performed a decisive position within the development of the Marco Polo household.”
First up is a demountable cabin from bodybuilder Tischer for the X-Class pickup. The sandwich design of the cabin affords a sleeping alcove that’s 59 inches extensive and has headroom as much as 6.5 ft. There’s additionally a kitchen that seats three with a three-burner fuel range and an built-in lavatory with a bathe.
The second idea is a little more delicate. It was developed by VanEssa mobilcamping and designed to be tucked away within the posh pickup’s mattress.
It includes a heavy-duty pullout module with a completely geared up kitchen. The module can be utilized as a coolbox for cooking; it has a sink, plus drawers for crockery and different provides. It provides about 550 kilos to the truck.
A canopy made out of teak wooden protects the pullouts and particular pneumatic struts permit the quilt to be propped up at an angle of 45 levels.
Additionally on show alongside the X-Class ideas at CMT are three Marco Polo campers—one in mountain crystal white metallic, a Horizon Version in good silver metallic, and an Exercise Version variant in flint grey metallic.
The CMT present is held from January Three-21 in Stuttgart and is open to the general public.